Matches who mutually like each other can begin the conversation via text.It’s gonna cost about a month to move forward with a match, but Zoosk “learns as you click” in order to constantly deliver relevant matches.When both people like what they see, a connection is made. A little bribery can go a long way (for some people). Couples who’ve locked down a serious relationship can join the per month couples section of the site, which offers date night deals by city.

Grouper sets you up with a match, then lets both parties bring along two friends.

Down can be used for dating as well, but let’s be honest: This app still lives up to its former name. Trint Me allows shy users to initiate the next step behind the veil of their smartphones.

Using Facebook, Hinge sends you a selection of friends-of-friends every day at noon.

A simple profile photo followed by age, job and education information are all users have to go off of when they rate the potential connection on a scale of one to five.

This site is for singles who are ready to mingle but not ready to commit. It’s free, which is probably why Ok Cupid remains pretty high on the popularity list of traditional dating websites.

Lengthy profiles and questionnaires make this one of the more thorough options of late, which means more potential for some serious matches – or some serious liars.

To determine your best match, we take your profile and match it with what you're looking for in a partner.

Matches are based on over 50 profile attributes using our scientific algorithm.

is the longest running online dating site on the web launched in 1996.

An online matchmaking service for a more mature audience, Matchmaker is an online dating site consisting of 35 serious singles focused on finding long-term serious relationships and those who are marriage minded.

The true intentions (“trints”), which can range from “let’s talk” to “coffee” to “romance” to “hookup,” aren’t revealed unless there is a successful match.